76' Perseo wins the umotor Boat Awards 2017"
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 1:30 PM
The Riva 76' Perseo has won the first nautica! award of 2017, confirming the supremacy of style, comfort and technology that has ma de it one of the biggest hits in Riva's recent history.
The setting of this triumph is the 2017 ed'rtion of "Motor Boat Awards", organized by IPC Media, the British publisher of some of the most important international nautica! magazines. The ceremony took piace in London last Monday, gth of January, during the Gala dinner organized at 'The Rosewood Hotel", in conjunction with the 63th edition ofthe London Boat Show which will run until the lSLh of January, and to which Fer retti Group participates through its exclusive dealerVentura UK.
The Riva 76' Perseo, characterized by a unique design and a dee p sporting spirit, was awarded the prize in the Custom Yachts category. The Custom Lìne l08' was In the same shortlist, reflecting the unanimous appreciation of the Ferretti Group models by the jury and industry professio nals. The award has a particula r va lue, as it is a llocated on the basis of technica l, aesthetic, innovative criteria, and only awa rded a fter thorough performance tests and sea trials carried out by journalists and the publishing house, supported by engineers in shipyards.
'Thìs new vìctory in Great Brìtaìn, as part of an ìmpor tant trade show lìke the London Boot Show, ìs a great achìevement"- says Stefano de Vivo, Chief Commerciai Officer of Ferretti Group.
'Thìs year, we triumphed with a yacht that has received prestigious awards and unanimous success since its debut at the 2015 Cannes Yachting Festival. With this new prize, the 76' Perseo confirms ìtself as a true icon in the Riva coupe f/eet. Far us, then, to receive this award here has even more value because the United Kingdom, as well as a country of great tradition and nautica/ culture, is a strategie market in which Ferretti Group is proud to represent the ftalian design excellence and industry."
RIVA 76' PERSEO
The new coupe stems from the cooperation between Ferretti Group's Product Strategy Committee, the Group's Engineering Department, and designer Mauro Micheli, co-founder, together with Sergio Beretta, of Officina Italiana Design, the design firm that exclusively pencils Riva's entire fleet.
lt was born in the "family feeling" with the other models in the sporty ra nge. At first glance the yacht reflects sportiness and elegance, thanks to the wise choice of hull and superstructure colo rs.
The sporty look is further enhanced by the more than 430 square feet of glass su rfaces. The large windows in the hull, used on both sides, is composed oftwo elliptical surfaces, which are connected to each other by the Riva logo, made of a materia! that has always distinguìshed the brand: po ished staìnless steel.The large sundeck is harmoniously integrated ìn the aerodynamic lines ofthe yacht and allows you to relax in privacy, as well as giving the opportunity to steer the yacht from a privileged position.